Regina’s Athletic Coaches

Scott Bohlke – Cross Country Coach

Scott Bohlke has been coaching Cross Country and Track and Field at Regina Dominican for the past ten years. Scott is an avid runner himself having qualified for and run the Boston Marathon twice. He is enthusiastic about all things Regina Dominican! He loves working with the girls and helping them reach and exceed their athletic goals.
Scott and his wife Lori’s two daughters both attended RDHS.  Their daughter, Anna, currently teaches freshman and sophomore math at Regina Dominican. The Bohlkes are active members in the St. Mary of the Woods Parish and Community in Chicago.

Bobby Hughes – Volleyball Coach

Coach Bobby Hughes is currently in his eleventh season as Head Varsity volleyball coach at Regina Dominican High School. He has seen a number of competitive teams come through the program garnering three regional championships in 2008, 2013 and 2015. Coach Bobby is the director of Skyline Volleyball Club and is a certified USA Volleyball CAP II coach. He has coached volleyball club for eighteen seasons as well as ten seasons of high school boys volleyball at IMSA, Notre Dame and Loyola Academy.

Calvin Loyd – Tennis Coach

Calvin Loyd is a longtime Lincolnwood resident who played tennis on the city courts of Chicago.  Calvin has worked as a teaching professional for several Park Districts. He also worked for Frank Sacks Tennis Program and The Midwest Tennis Program.  Calvin is a huge sports fan and is married to Gwendolyn Loyd with two amazing adult children, Jewell and Jarryd. His motto is hard work, be determined and enjoy life.

Elizabeth McCann – Golf Coach

Elizabeth graduated from Regina in 2009.  She was a four year Varsity golfer, GCAC All-Conference player, Captain, MVP, and a sectional qualifier her senior year.  This is Elizabeth’s fifth year as the Varsity golf coach. She graduated from Loyola University Chicago in 2013 with a degree in Sport Management.  She looks forward to another great season!

Michelle Orth – Volleyball Coach

Michelle Orth is the head coach of both freshmen volleyball teams at Regina Dominican. She has two years of coaching experience at the middle school level and numerous years of volunteer coaching at the high school level. She played five years of club volleyball as well as four years of volleyball at New Trier High School. She played in the IHSA state tournament capturing 2nd place in her junior year and 3rd place in her senior year. She attended Illinois State University where she earned her Bachelors of Science Degree in Physical Education. She is excited to announce that she will also be teaching physical education and health at Regina Dominican this year!

Doreen Rottman – Swimming Coach

Doreen Rottman has been the Assistant Coach for the Panther Varsity swim team for four years. She coached softball for three years through Niles Park district for 6th, 7th & 8th graders.  Her substantial teaching and coaching experience at St. Juliana Grade School includes serving as Girl Scout Leader for sixteen years, Assistant Cheerleading Coach for four years and President of its Fine Arts Association for two years. She has also assisted the Loyola Varsity Cheer Coach with tryouts and competitions for the past five years. Doreen has more than 20 years’ experience in the Fire and Emergency Medical service field, and is currently employed as a Commander with the Chicago Fire Department. Doreen will complete her Masters degree in public safety management this summer. She is very excited to continue being a part of the RDHS varsity swim program and RD family. She and her husband chaired the 2017 RD Black and White Ball.

Lauren Schmidt – Volleyball Coach

Coach Lauren Schmidt is currently in her fifth season as an Assistant JV/Varsity coach at Regina Dominican High School. She is a Regina Dominican High School alum and previous club volleyball coach for two seasons. In high school, she played for Adversity Volleyball Club and played four seasons as a part of the Regina Dominican Volleyball program. Coach Lauren has a Bachelors Degree in Psychology and a Masters Degree in Social Work from Loyola University. She is in her third year working as a middle school social worker. She enjoys playing beach volleyball in her spare time. She is excited for the upcoming season!